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In addition to general hunting regulations, statewide species regulations and Department-managed area rules, this section addresses special regulations that apply to public hunting lands. If a species or season is not listed, refer to statewide seasons and regulations.

  • Areas are closed to all activities during controlled hunts and other listed closure dates.
  • Areas with controlled hunts are subject to change annually. Visit wildlifedepartment.com to view and apply for elk, antelope, deer, youth deer, deer hunts for Motor Vehicle or Non-Ambulatory Permittees, spring turkey and youth spring turkey controlled hunts.
  • The application period for controlled hunts is the first Monday in April through May 15 annually.

CONSERVATION PASSPORT AREA: People who use Department-owned areas for nonhunting or nonfishing activities, such as birdwatching or photography, are required to have either a Wildlife Conservation Passport or any current hunting or fishing license issued by the Wildlife Department. For complete conservation passport license information see Special License & Permits.

Salt Plains NWR

Alfalfa County

Hunting Contact: Salt Plains National Wildlife Refuge (580) 626-4794.

Game Warden: Ben Bickerstaff (580) 541-0820.

All shotgun hunting is restricted to federally approved nontoxic shot.

ALL hunting seasons are closed unless otherwise specified below.

SEASONS w/ SPECIAL RESTRICTIONS

  • Dove: Hunting hours close at noon daily. Contact the refuge for special restrictions.
  • Quail, Pheasant, Waterfowl, Crane: Closed Saturdays, Sundays and Mondays during deer gun season. Hunting hours close at noon daily. Contact the refuge for special restrictions.

Sandy Sanders WMA

Beckham and Greer Counties

Hunting Contact: Sr. Wildlife Biologist Ron Smith (580) 471-3371.

Game Warden: Lt. James Edwards Jr. (Beckham) (580) 799-3950. Brandon Lehrman (Greer) (580) 450-7706.

Area closed to all activities for controlled deer hunts Oct. 29 – Nov. 4, 2018.

CLOSED SEASONS

Deer Gun, Deer Muzzleloader, Holiday Antlerless Deer Gun, Turkey Fall Gun, Rail, Snipe, Gallinule, Woodcock

SAME AS STATEWIDE SEASONS

Deer Archery, Youth Deer Gun, Dove, Crow

SEASONS w/ SPECIAL RESTRICTIONS

  • Waterfowl, Crane, Rabbit, Squirrel, Pursuit with Hounds, Predator/Furbearer Calling: Closed during the first nine days of deer gun season.
  • Quail: Closed during the first nine days of deer gun season. Hunting hours close at 4:30 p.m. daily.
  • Trapping: Open to water sets, live box traps and enclosed trigger traps only.
  • Turkey Fall Archery: One-tom limit.
  • Turkey Spring, Youth Turkey Spring: One-tom limit; seasons combined, area combined. Hunting hours close at 7:00 p.m. daily.

ADDITIONAL RESTRICTIONS

Closed to all nonhunting activities, except hunter and angler camping, from Oct. 1 – Feb. 15.

Hunter and angler camping is allowed in designated areas.

Schooler PFA

Choctaw County

Hunting Contact: Game Warden — Andrew Potter (580) 317-5000.

CLOSED SEASONS

Holiday Antlerless Deer Gun, Turkey Fall Gun, Trapping

HUNTING RESTRICTIONS

Open only from Sept. 1 through the end of spring turkey season each year. CLOSED to antlerless deer gun harvest, deer hunting is restricted to shotgun or archery only, and all other hunting is restricted to shotgun with pellets or archery.

Schultz WMA

Texas County

Hunting Contact: Wildlife Biologist Weston Storer (806) 339-5175.

Game Warden: Max Crocker (580) 651-9134.

CLOSED SEASONS

Rail, Gallinule, Holiday Antlerless Deer Gun

SAME AS STATEWIDE SEASONS

Youth Deer Gun, Dove, Waterfowl, Crane

SEASONS w/ SPECIAL RESTRICTIONS

  • Deer Archery, Turkey Fall Archery, Crow, Snipe, Woodcock, Rabbit, Squirrel: Closed during the first nine days of deer gun season.
  • Deer Muzzleloader: Closed to antlerless hunting.
  • Deer Gun: Open the first nine days only. Closed to antlerless hunting.
  • Pursuit with Hounds, Predator/Furbearer Calling: Closed during deer gun season.
  • Quail, Pheasant: Closed during the first nine days of deer gun season. Hunting hours close at 4:30 p.m. daily.
  • Turkey Fall Gun: Shotgun only.
  • Trapping: Open to water sets, live box traps and enclosed trigger traps only.
  • Turkey Spring, Youth Turkey Spring: One-tom limit; seasons combined. Hunting hours close at 7:00 p.m. daily.

ADDITIONAL RESTRICTIONS

Hunter and angler camping is allowed in designated areas.

Sequoyah NWR

Haskell, Muskogee and Sequoyah Counties

Hunting Contact: Sequoyah National Wildlife Refuge (918) 773-5251.

Game Warden: Allen Couch (Haskell) (918) 429-3122. J.D. Stauffer (Haskell) (918) 429-3123. Lark Wilson (Muskogee) (918) 625-4873. Marvin Stanley (Muskogee) (918) 625-5085. Jerry Henry (Sequoyah) (918) 431-2544. Jeremy Bersche (Sequoyah) (918) 431-2550.

Unless otherwise provided, hunting is permitted on Saturday, Sunday, Monday and Tuesday only and in designated areas only. Contact the refuge for special restrictions.

All shotgun hunting is restricted to federally approved nontoxic shot.

A free permit is required for all hunting. The permit must be signed and carried at all times while hunting. Permits may be obtained from various entrance points to the refuge, refuge headquarters or the Sequoyah NWR website, www.fws.gov/refuge/sequoyah.

Area closed to all activities for controlled deer hunts Oct. 19-21, Oct. 31 – Nov. 2, Nov. 12-16, Nov. 28-30 and Dec. 5-7, 2018..

CLOSED SEASONS

Deer Archery, Deer Gun, Deer Muzzleloader, Youth Deer Gun, Holiday Antlerless Deer Gun, Turkey Fall Archery, Turkey Fall Gun, Youth Turkey Spring, Turkey Spring, Quail, Rail, Gallinule, Crow, Eurasian Collared Dove, White-Winged Dove, Pursuit with Hounds, Predator/Furbearer Calling, Trapping

SAME AS STATEWIDE SEASONS

Mourning Dove, Snipe, Woodcock

SEASONS w/ SPECIAL RESTRICTIONS

  • Squirrel: Open Sept. 1 through Jan. 31.
  • Rabbit: Closes Jan. 31.
  • Waterfowl: Contact the refuge for special restrictions.

ADDITIONAL RESTRICTIONS

The refuge tour road is closed past Tuff Causeway during controlled deer hunts.

Air-driven watercraft are confined to the marked navigation channel from Sept. 1 – March 31.

Shorb WMA

Texas County

Hunting Contact: Wildlife Biologist Weston Storer (806) 339-5175.

Game Warden: Max Crocker (580) 651-9134.

CLOSED SEASONS

Rail, Gallinule, Holiday Antlerless Deer Gun

SAME AS STATEWIDE SEASONS

Youth Deer Gun, Dove, Waterfowl, Crane

SEASONS w/ SPECIAL RESTRICTIONS

  • Deer Archery, Turkey Fall Archery, Crow, Snipe, Woodcock, Rabbit, Squirrel: Closed during the first nine days of deer gun season.
  • Deer Muzzleloader: Closed to antlerless hunting.
  • Deer Gun: Open the first nine days only. Closed to antlerless hunting.
  • Pursuit with Hounds, Predator/Furbearer Calling: Closed during deer gun season.
  • Quail, Pheasant: Closed during the first nine days of deer gun season. Hunting hours close at 4:30 p.m daily.
  • Turkey Fall Gun: Shotgun only.
  • Trapping: Open to water sets, live box traps and enclosed trigger traps only.
  • Turkey Spring, Youth Turkey Spring: One-tom limit; seasons combined. Hunting hours close at 7:00 p.m. daily.

Skiatook WMA

Osage County

Hunting Contact: Wildlife Biologist Matt Mattioda (918) 629-4625.

Game Warden: Paul Welch (918) 381-4099.

SAME AS STATEWIDE SEASONS

Deer Archery, Youth Deer Gun, Holiday Antlerless Deer Gun, Dove, Rail, Gallinule, Crow, Waterfowl, Turkey Fall Gun

SEASONS w/ SPECIAL RESTRICTIONS

  • Deer Muzzleloader, Deer Gun: Bag limit of one antlered and one antlerless deer.
  • Quail, Snipe, Woodcock, Rabbit, Squirrel, Turkey Fall Archery, Predator/Furbearer Calling, Pursuit with Hounds: Closed during the first nine days of deer gun season.
  • Trapping: Open to water sets, live box traps and enclosed trigger traps only.
  • Turkey Spring, Youth Turkey Spring: One-tom limit; seasons combined.

ADDITIONAL RESTRICTIONS

Hunter and angler camping is allowed in designated areas.

Sparrowhawk WMA

Cherokee County

Hunting Contact: Wildlife Biologist Curt Allen (918) 260-8959.

Game Warden: Anthony Clark (918) 431-2562. Brady May (918) 431-2552.

CLOSED SEASONS

Turkey Fall Gun, Waterfowl

SAME AS STATEWIDE SEASONS

Deer Archery, Youth Deer Gun, Deer Muzzleloader, Deer Gun, Holiday Antlerless Deer Gun, Dove, Rail, Gallinule, Crow, Snipe, Woodcock, Rabbit, Squirrel, Turkey Fall Archery, Predator/Furbearer Calling, Trapping

SEASONS w/ SPECIAL RESTRICTIONS

  • Quail: Closed during the first nine days of deer gun season.
  • Pursuit with Hounds: Closed from the opening day of deer archery season through the first nine days of deer gun season and closed during spring turkey season.
  • Turkey Spring, Youth Turkey Spring: One-tom limit; seasons combined.

ADDITIONAL RESTRICTIONS

No camping allowed.

Spavinaw GMA

Delaware and Mayes Counties

Hunting Contact: Wildlife Biologist Russell Perry (918) 629-5286.

Game Warden: Marni Loftis (Delaware) (918) 533-2678. Cody Morris (Delaware) (918) 857-8597. Monte Reid (Mayes) (918) 373-0767. Kody Moore (Mayes) (918) 857-4802.

Area closed to all activities for controlled deer hunts Oct. 27 – Dec. 2, 2018.

CLOSED SEASONS

Deer Gun, Deer Muzzleloader, Youth Deer Gun, Holiday Antlerless Deer Gun, Turkey Fall Gun

SEASONS w/ SPECIAL RESTRICTIONS

  • Deer Archery: Closed from the opening day of deer muzzleloader season through deer gun season.
  • Turkey Fall Archery: Closed from the opening day of deer muzzleloader season through deer gun season. One either sex turkey limit on PHA and GMA combined.
  • Dove, Rail, Gallinule, Crow, Quail, Snipe, Woodcock, Waterfowl, Rabbit, Squirrel, Predator/Furbearer Calling, Trapping: Closed from the opening day of deer archery season through deer gun season.
  • Pursuit with Hounds: Closed from the opening day of deer archery season through deer gun season and closed during spring turkey season.
  • Turkey Spring, Youth Turkey Spring: One-tom limit; seasons combined, area combined, GMA and PHA combined.

ADDITIONAL RESTRICTIONS

Closed to all nonhunting activities, except hunter camping, from Oct. 1 – Jan. 31 and during spring turkey season.

Hunter and angler camping is allowed only during open hunting seasons on the area.

Spavinaw PHA

Delaware County

Hunting Contact: Wildlife Biologist Russell Perry (918) 629-5286.

Game Warden: Marni Loftis (Delaware) (918) 533-2678. Cody Morris (Delaware) (918) 857-8597.

CLOSED SEASONS

Holiday Antlerless Deer Gun, Turkey Fall Gun

SAME AS STATEWIDE SEASONS

Deer Archery, Youth Deer Gun, Deer Muzzleloader, Dove, Rail, Gallinule, Crow, Trapping

SEASONS w/ SPECIAL RESTRICTIONS

  • Turkey Fall Archery: One either sex turkey limit on PHA and GMA combined.
  • Deer Gun: Open the first nine days only.
  • Quail, Snipe, Woodcock, Waterfowl, Rabbit, Squirrel, Predator/Furbearer Calling: Closed during the first nine days of deer gun season.
  • Pursuit with Hounds: Closed during deer gun season.
  • Turkey Spring, Youth Turkey Spring: One-tom limit; seasons combined, PHA and GMA combined.

ADDITIONAL RESTRICTIONS

Closed to all nonhunting activities, except hunter camping, from Oct. 1 – Jan. 31 and during spring turkey season.

Hunter and angler camping is allowed in designated areas during open hunting seasons on the area.

Stringtown WMA

Atoka County

Hunting Contact: Wildlife Biologist Eric Suttles (580) 320-3173.

Game Warden: Jay Harvey (580) 513-0081.

CLOSED SEASONS

Turkey Fall Gun, Holiday Antlerless Deer Gun

SAME AS STATEWIDE SEASONS

Deer Archery, Youth Deer Gun, Deer Muzzleloader, Dove, Rail, Gallinule, Crow, Turkey Fall Archery, Predator/Furbearer Calling, Trapping

SEASONS w/ SPECIAL RESTRICTIONS

  • Deer Gun: Open the first nine days only.
  • Quail, Snipe, Woodcock, Waterfowl, Rabbit, Squirrel, Pursuit with Hounds: Closed during the first nine days of deer gun season.
  • Turkey Spring, Youth Turkey Spring: One-tom limit; seasons combined.

ADDITIONAL RESTRICTIONS

Hunter and angler camping is allowed in designated areas.

Tenkiller WMA

Cherokee and Sequoyah Counties

Hunting Contact: Wildlife Biologist Brent Morgan (918) 931-0432.

Game Warden: Brady May (Cherokee) (918) 431-2552. Anthony Clark (Cherokee) (918) 431-2562. Jerry Henry (Sequoyah) (918) 431-2544. Jeremy Bersche (Sequoyah) (918) 431-2550.

CLOSED SEASONS

Turkey Fall Gun

SAME AS STATEWIDE SEASONS

Deer Archery, Youth Deer Gun, Deer Muzzleloader, Deer Gun, Holiday Antlerless Deer Gun, Dove, Rail, Gallinule, Crow, Snipe, Woodcock, Waterfowl, Rabbit, Squirrel, Turkey Fall Archery, Predator/Furbearer Calling, Trapping

SEASONS w/ SPECIAL RESTRICTIONS

  • Quail: Closed during the first nine days of deer gun season.
  • Pursuit with Hounds: Closed from the opening day of deer archery season through the first nine days of deer gun season and closed during spring turkey season.
  • Turkey Spring, Youth Turkey Spring: One-tom limit; seasons combined, area combined.

ADDITIONAL RESTRICTIONS

No camping allowed.

Texoma/Washita Arm WMA

Johnston County

Hunting Contact: Wildlife Biologist John Carter (405) 823-8383.

Game Warden: Lt. Bud Cramer Jr. (580) 320-2950. Curtis Latham (580) 320-2948.

CLOSED SEASONS

Turkey Fall Gun

SAME AS STATEWIDE SEASONS

Deer Archery, Youth Deer Gun, Deer Muzzleloader, Deer Gun, Holiday Antlerless Deer Gun, Dove, Rail, Gallinule, Crow, Turkey Fall Archery, Waterfowl

SEASONS w/ SPECIAL RESTRICTIONS

  • Quail, Snipe, Woodcock, Rabbit, Squirrel, Predator/Furbearer Calling, Pursuit with Hounds: Closed during the first nine days of deer gun season.
  • Trapping: Open to water sets, live box traps and enclosed trigger traps only.
  • Turkey Spring, Youth Turkey Spring: One-tom limit; seasons combined.

ADDITIONAL RESTRICTIONS

Hunter and angler camping is allowed in designated areas.

Three Rivers WMA

McCurtain and Pushmataha Counties

Hunting Contact: Wildlife Biologist Dakota Christian (918) 527-5308.

Game Warden: Kenny Lawson (McCurtain) (580) 513-4963. Lt. Dru Polk (McCurtain) (580) 513-6866. Mark Hannah (McCurtain) (580) 513-4651. Dane Polk (Pushmataha) (580) 271-0808. Eric Barnes (Pushmataha) (580) 513-5014.

A $40 annual Land Access Permit is required of all residents who hunt or fish on Three Rivers WMA. Nonresidents are required to purchase an $85 annual permit, no exemptions.

A $10, three-day special use permit is available to residents for nonhunting or nonfishing related activities, unless in possession of the $40 annual land access permit.

Oklahoma residents who are under 18 years of age on the first day of the current calendar year or are 64 years old or older are exempt from permit requirements.

CLOSED SEASONS

Turkey Fall Gun, Holiday Antlerless Deer Gun

SAME AS STATEWIDE SEASONS

Bear Archery, Deer Archery, Youth Deer Gun, Bear Muzzleloader, Deer Muzzleloader, Deer Gun, Dove, Rail, Gallinule, Crow, Turkey Fall Archery, Predator/Furbearer Calling, Trapping

SEASONS w/ SPECIAL RESTRICTIONS

  • Quail, Snipe, Woodcock, Waterfowl, Rabbit, Squirrel: Closed during the first nine days of deer gun season.
  • Pursuit With Hounds: Dogs not permitted on WMA from one hour before sunrise to one hour after sunset during deer gun, deer muzzleloader and youth deer gun seasons.
  • Turkey Spring, Youth Turkey Spring: One-tom limit; seasons combined.

ADDITIONAL RESTRICTIONS

Hunter and angler camping is allowed within 50 yards of open roads during open WMA hunting seasons.

ATV use will only be allowed during deer season (Oct. 1 – Jan. 15) and only by licensed deer hunters. The following guidelines will apply to ATV use on the area:

Any hunter who operates an ATV/ORV at any time must comply with daylight fluorescent orange requirements as required for deer gun seasons. If a crash helmet is worn, only the fluorescent orange chest covering is required.

ATV/ORV use is restricted to WMA roads that are on the current Three Rivers WMA map unless otherwise closed.

Only unaltered standard manufactured ATV/ORVs with a 700 cc motor displacement or less are allowed.

ATV/ORV use shall be restricted to a maximum speed of 25 miles per hour.

ATV/ORV operators and passengers under the age of 18 must wear a crash helmet that complies with standards established by 49 C.F.R., Section 571.218.

Passengers in addition to the operator are not allowed on ATV/ORVs unless that ATV/ORV has been specifically designed by the manufacturer to carry passengers in addition to the operator.

Leaving any ATV/ORV unattended on Three Rivers WMA without the owner’s name and address conspicuously attached is prohibited.

Use of ATV/ORVs off of delineated roads for retrieval of lawfully taken and tagged deer is permissible only with the following restrictions:

ATV/ORVs cannot travel more than one half mile from the nearest road.

ATV/ORVs cannot cross rivers and streams unless on a road with constructed stream crossing structures.

ATV/ORVs used for deer retrieval cannot be used in areas otherwise closed to the use of motor vehicles.

Thunderbird State Park

Cleveland County

Hunting Contact: Oklahoma Tourism & Recreation Department (405) 360-3572.

Game Warden: Chad Strang (405) 323-7863.

Hunting in designated areas only; contact Lake Thunderbird State Park for a map of designated areas.

You must purchase a parking pass for your vehicle. Parking passes are available only at the Lake Thunderbird Park Office or at the Oklahoma Tourism and Recreation Department OKC warehouse located at 222 NE 31st Street, Oklahoma City, OK 73105 (OTRD Warehouse Contact: Tyra Owen, (405) 525-0672).

ALL hunting seasons are closed unless otherwise specified below.

SAME AS STATEWIDE SEASONS

Deer Archery

SEASONS w/ SPECIAL RESTRICTIONS

  • Waterfowl: Open waterfowl seasons occurring between Sept. 8 and Feb. 15. Hunting hours close at 1 p.m. daily.

Tishomingo NWR

Johnston County

Hunting Contact: Tishomingo National Wildlife Refuge (580) 371-2402.

Game Warden: Curtis Latham (580) 320-2948.

All hunting seasons are closed except controlled deer hunts.

Tishomingo WMU

Johnston County

Hunting Contact: Wildlife Biologist John Carter (405) 823-8383.

Game Warden: Curtis Latham (580) 320-2948.

All shotgun hunting is restricted to federally approved nontoxic shot.

CLOSED SEASONS

Pursuit with Hounds, Turkey Fall Gun, Trapping

SAME AS STATEWIDE SEASONS

Deer Archery, Youth Deer Gun, Deer Muzzleloader, Deer Gun, Holiday Antlerless Deer Gun, Dove, Rail, Gallinule, Crow, Turkey Fall Archery

SEASONS w/ SPECIAL RESTRICTIONS

  • Waterfowl: Hunting hours for waterfowl close at 1 p.m. daily.
  • Quail, Squirrel, Rabbit, Snipe, Woodcock, Predator/Furbearer Calling: Closed during the first nine days of deer gun season.
  • Turkey Spring, Youth Turkey Spring: One-tom limit; seasons combined.

ADDITIONAL RESTRICTIONS

Hunter and angler camping is allowed in designated areas.

Closed to all air-driven watercraft.

Vanderwork PFA

Washita County

Hunting Contact: Game Warden — Josey Branch (580) 515-4484.

CLOSED SEASONS

Holiday Antlerless Deer Gun, Trapping

HUNTING RESTRICTIONS

Open only from Sept. 1 through the end of spring turkey season each year. CLOSED to antlerless deer gun harvest, deer hunting is restricted to shotgun or archery only, and all other hunting is restricted to shotgun with pellets or archery.

Vincent PFA

Ellis County

Hunting Contact: Wildlife Biologist Marcus Thibodeau (580) 515-2030.

Game Warden: Orlando Martinez (580) 334-0480.

HUNTING RESTRICTIONS

See special area regulations for Ellis County WMA.

Washita County WMA

Washita County

Hunting Contact: Wildlife Habitat Coordinator Kent Swanda (580) 595-0347.

Game Warden: Josey Branch (580) 515-4484.

CLOSED SEASONS

Deer Gun, Deer Muzzleloader, Youth Deer Gun, Holiday Antlerless Deer Gun, Turkey Fall Gun

SAME AS STATEWIDE SEASONS

Deer Archery, Dove, Rail, Gallinule, Crow, Snipe, Woodcock, Waterfowl, Crane, Rabbit, Squirrel, Turkey Fall Archery, Pursuit with Hounds, Predator/Furbearer Calling

SEASONS w/ SPECIAL RESTRICTIONS

  • Quail: Closed during the first nine days of deer gun season.
  • Trapping: Open to water sets, live box traps and enclosed trigger traps only.
  • Turkey Spring, Youth Turkey Spring: One-tom limit; seasons combined.

ADDITIONAL RESTRICTIONS

No camping allowed.

Washita NWR

Custer County

Hunting Contact: Washita National Wildlife Refuge (580) 664-2205.

Game Warden: Clint Carpenter (580) 695-3642.

All shotgun hunting is restricted to federally approved nontoxic shot.

CLOSED SEASONS

Deer Archery, Deer Gun, Deer Muzzleloader, Youth Deer Gun, Holiday Antlerless Deer Gun, Turkey Fall Archery, Turkey Fall Gun, Turkey Spring, Youth Turkey Spring, Rail, Snipe, Gallinule, Woodcock, Dove, Crow, Squirrel, Pursuit with Hounds, Predator/Furbearer Calling, Trapping, Crane

SAME AS STATEWIDE SEASONS

Quail

SEASONS w/ SPECIAL RESTRICTIONS

  • Rabbit: Closed during the first nine days of deer gun season. Contact the refuge for special restrictions.
  • Waterfowl: Controlled hunts only. Contact the refuge for special restrictions.

Watonga PFA

Blaine County

Game Warden: Lt. Mark Walker
(580) 623-0206.

HUNTING RESTRICTIONS

CLOSED to hunting or taking wildlife by any means.

See specific WMA regulations for other restrictions that may apply to lakes within WMAs.

Waurika WMA

Cotton, Jefferson and Stephens Counties

Hunting Contact: Wildlife Habitat Coordinator Kent Swanda (580) 595-0347.

Game Warden: Michael Taylor (Cotton) (580) 512-4706. Matt Farris (Jefferson) (580) 313-0451. Chris Stover (Stephens) (580) 512-4704.

Unless otherwise provided, firearms are restricted to shotguns with pellets and rimfire only.

All shotgun hunting is restricted to federally approved nontoxic shot on both Beaver Creek and Walker Creek WDU portions.

Area closed to all activities for controlled deer hunts Nov. 12-14, 2018.

CLOSED SEASONS

Deer Gun, Deer Muzzleloader, Youth Deer Gun, Holiday Antlerless Deer Gun, Turkey Fall Gun

SAME AS STATEWIDE SEASONS

Deer Archery, Dove, Rail, Gallinule, Crow, Snipe, Woodcock, Rabbit, Squirrel, Turkey Fall Archery, Crane

SEASONS w/ SPECIAL RESTRICTIONS

  • Quail, Pursuit with Hounds, Predator/ Furbearer Calling: Closed during the first nine days of deer gun season.
  • Waterfowl: Hunting hours for waterfowl close at 1 p.m. daily on the WDU portions.
  • Trapping: Open to water sets, live box traps and enclosed trigger traps only.
  • Turkey Spring, Youth Turkey Spring: One-tom limit; seasons combined, area combined.

ADDITIONAL RESTRICTIONS

Hunter and angler camping is allowed in designated areas.

Closed to all air-driven watercraft on WDU portions.

Whitegrass Flats WMA

McCurtain County

Hunting Contact: Wildlife Biologist Richard Beagles (580) 320-3176.

Game Warden: Kenny Lawson (580) 513-4963.

All shotgun hunting is restricted to federally approved nontoxic shot.

CLOSED SEASONS

Bear Muzzleloader, Deer Gun, Deer Muzzleloader, Youth Deer Gun, Holiday Antlerless Deer Gun, Turkey Fall Gun, Trapping

SAME AS STATEWIDE SEASONS

Bear Archery, Deer Archery, Dove, Rail, Gallinule, Turkey Fall Archery, Predator/Furbearer Calling

SEASONS w/ SPECIAL RESTRICTIONS

  • Quail, Crow, Snipe, Woodcock, Rabbit, Squirrel, Pursuit with Hounds: Closed during the first nine days of deer gun season.
  • Waterfowl: Hunting hours for waterfowl close at 1 p.m. daily on the WDU portion.
  • Turkey Spring, Youth Turkey Spring: One-tom limit; seasons combined.

ADDITIONAL RESTRICTIONS

Closed to all air-driven watercraft.

No camping allowed.

Wichita Mountains WR

Comanche County

Hunting Contact: Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge (580) 429-3222.

Game Warden: Lt. Mike Carrol (580) 695-7535.

All hunting seasons are closed except controlled elk and deer hunts.

Wister WMA

Le Flore County

Hunting Contact: Wildlife Biologist Chris Parker (918) 721-2990.

Game Warden: Thomas Gillham (918) 429-3910.

All shotgun hunting is restricted to federally approved nontoxic shot on both Coal Creek (Joe Johnson) and Fourche Maline WDU portions.

CLOSED SEASONS

Turkey Fall Gun, Holiday Antlerless Deer Gun

SAME AS STATEWIDE SEASONS

Bear Archery, Deer Archery, Youth Deer Gun, Bear Muzzleloader, Deer Muzzleloader, Dove, Rail, Gallinule, Crow, Turkey Fall Archery, Predator/Furbearer Calling, Trapping

SEASONS w/ SPECIAL RESTRICTIONS

  • Deer Gun: Open the first nine days only.
  • Quail, Snipe, Woodcock, Rabbit, Squirrel, Pursuit with Hounds: Closed during the first nine days of deer gun season.
  • Waterfowl: Hunting hours for waterfowl close at 1 p.m. daily on the WDU portions.
  • Turkey Spring, Youth Turkey Spring: One-tom limit; seasons combined.

ADDITIONAL RESTRICTIONS

Hunter and angler camping is allowed within 50 yards of open roads.

Wister WRP

Le Flore County

Hunting Contact: Wildlife Biologist Chris Parker (918) 721-2990.

Game Warden: Thomas Gillham (918) 429-3910.

All shotgun hunting is restricted to federally approved nontoxic shot.

CLOSED SEASONS

Bear Muzzleloader, Deer Gun, Deer Muzzleloader, Youth Deer Gun, Holiday Antlerless Deer Gun, Turkey Fall Gun, Snipe, Woodcock, Trapping

SEASONS w/ SPECIAL RESTRICTIONS

  • Bear Archery, Deer Archery, Dove, Rail, Gallinule, Quail, Crow, Rabbit, Squirrel, Turkey Fall Archery, Pursuit with Hounds, Predator/Furbearer Calling, Waterfowl: Closed from Oct. 15 – Jan. 31.
  • Turkey Spring, Youth Turkey Spring: One-tom limit; seasons combined.

ADDITIONAL RESTRICTIONS

Public access is prohibited from Oct. 15 – Jan. 31.

No camping allowed.

Yourman WMA

Latimer County

Hunting Contact: Wildlife Biologist (580) 320-3177.

Game Warden: James Williams (918) 471-9447.

Walk-in access only, except for designated camping and parking areas.

CLOSED SEASONS

Holiday Antlerless Deer Gun, Turkey Fall Gun

SAME AS STATEWIDE SEASONS

Bear Archery, Deer Archery, Youth Deer Gun, Bear Muzzleloader, Deer Muzzleloader, Dove, Rail, Gallinule, Crow, Turkey Fall Archery, Predator/Furbearer Calling, Trapping

SEASONS w/ SPECIAL RESTRICTIONS

  • Deer Gun: Open the first nine days only.
  • Quail, Rabbit, Squirrel, Snipe, Woodcock, Pursuit with Hounds, Waterfowl: Closed during the first nine days of deer gun season.
  • Turkey Spring, Youth Turkey Spring: One-tom limit; seasons combined.

ADDITIONAL RESTRICTIONS

Hunter and angler camping is allowed in designated areas.